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   (County: Livingston Parish)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Walker Town, Louisiana give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Walker Town, Louisiana)

Male:

Under 5 years : 202

5 to 9 years : 207

10 to 14 years : 370

15 to 17 years : 351

18 and 19 years : 75

20 years : 80

21 years : 56

22 to 24 years : 76

25 to 29 years : 189

30 to 34 years : 123

35 to 39 years : 259

40 to 44 years : 220

45 to 49 years : 225

50 to 54 years : 290

55 to 59 years : 89

60 and 61 years : 40

62 to 64 years : 45

65 and 66 years : 10

67 to 69 years : 24

70 to 74 years : 21

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 26

85 years and over : 13

Female:

Under 5 years : 167

5 to 9 years : 354

10 to 14 years : 242

15 to 17 years : 174

18 and 19 years : 97

20 years : 37

21 years : 15

22 to 24 years : 142

25 to 29 years : 301

30 to 34 years : 176

35 to 39 years : 209

40 to 44 years : 164

45 to 49 years : 247

50 to 54 years : 166

55 to 59 years : 78

60 and 61 years : 85

62 to 64 years : 155

65 and 66 years : 25

67 to 69 years : 124

70 to 74 years : 69

75 to 79 years : 20

80 to 84 years : 30

85 years and over : 10


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Walker Town, Louisiana)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 3,822

Multiple ancestry : 1,364

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 51

Ancestry not reported : 841


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Walker Town, Louisiana)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 6,028

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 50

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Walker Town, Louisiana)

Total:

Under 5 years : 369

5 to 17 years : 1,698

18 to 24 years : 578

25 to 34 years : 789

35 to 44 years : 852

45 to 54 years : 928

55 to 59 years : 167

60 and 61 years : 125

62 to 64 years : 200

65 to 74 years : 273

75 years and over : 99

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 369

5 to 17 years : 1,480

18 to 24 years : 423

25 to 34 years : 675

35 to 44 years : 556

45 to 54 years : 679

55 to 59 years : 126

60 and 61 years : 118

62 to 64 years : 176

65 to 74 years : 210

75 years and over : 76

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 218

18 to 24 years : 155

25 to 34 years : 114

35 to 44 years : 259

45 to 54 years : 236

55 to 59 years : 41

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 24

65 to 74 years : 63

75 years and over : 23

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 37

45 to 54 years : 13

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Walker Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,409

Female : 2,479

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 545

Female : 595

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 37

Female : 13

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Walker Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence : 3,515

Born in other state in the United States : 1,070

Native: born outside the United States : 50

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Walker Town, Louisiana)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,282

Now married, except separated : 1,402

Divorced : 354

Separated : 245

Widowed : 220

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 161

Now married, except separated : 672

Divorced : 66

Separated : 39

Widowed : 45

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 50

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Walker Town, Louisiana)

Speak only English : 5,450

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 14

Speak English less than "very well" : 25

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 176

Speak English less than "very well" : 33

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Walker Town, Louisiana

  • Other Groups: 954   (19.1%)
  • Irish: 861   (17.2%)
  • United States Or American: 808   (16.1%)
  • English: 541   (10.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 526   (10.5%)
  • German: 367   (7.3%)
  • Italian: 303   (6.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 233   (4.7%)
  • French Canadian: 158   (3.2%)
  • European: 52   (1.0%)
  • British: 51   (1.0%)
  • Swedish: 26   (0.5%)
  • Scottish: 25   (0.5%)
  • Greek: 25   (0.5%)
  • Czech: 15   (0.3%)
  • Hungarian: 13   (0.3%)
  • Welsh: 13   (0.3%)
  • Belgian: 11   (0.2%)
  • Northern European: 10   (0.2%)
  • Norwegian: 8   (0.2%)
  • Polish: 7   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Walker Town, Louisiana is 6,078



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Walker Town, Louisiana: 2,991
Female Population in Walker Town, Louisiana: 3,087


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Walker Town, Louisiana: 27.1
Median Female Resident Age in Walker Town, Louisiana: 30.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Louisiana is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Walker Town, Louisiana


White


Both sexes

35.2

Male

33.8

Female

36.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

32.2

Male

29.2

Female

34.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

32.8

Male

32.5

Female

40.0

Asian


Both sexes

33.5

Male

31.5

Female

40.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

34.0

Male

0.0

Female

34.0

Other


Both sexes

27.5

Male

28.0

Female

23.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.8

Male

17.0

Female

18.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

26.8

Male

29.0

Female

23.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

35.4

Male

33.9

Female

36.9


(updated 2010)



Races in Walker Town, Louisiana


  • White: 4,635
  • African American: 1,271
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 21
  • Two or More Races: 151



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Walker Town, Louisiana citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Walker Town, Louisiana

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 27   (1.79%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 8   (0.53%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 28   (1.86%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 43   (2.85%)
  • 9th Grade: 8   (0.53%)
  • 10th Grade: 73   (4.84%)
  • 11th Grade: 42   (2.79%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 63   (4.18%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 635   (42.14%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 156   (10.35%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 254   (16.85%)
  • Associate Degree: 34   (2.26%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 118   (7.83%)
  • Master's Degree: 10   (0.66%)
  • Professional School Degree: 8   (0.53%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 62   (3.7%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 12   (0.72%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 18   (1.08%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 55   (3.29%)
  • 9th Grade: 35   (2.09%)
  • 10th Grade: 84   (5.02%)
  • 11th Grade: 55   (3.29%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 25   (1.49%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 682   (40.74%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 170   (10.16%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 180   (10.75%)
  • Associate Degree: 75   (4.48%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 126   (7.53%)
  • Master's Degree: 46   (2.75%)
  • Professional School Degree: 39   (2.33%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 10   (0.6%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Walker Town, Louisiana

  • South Walker Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 13745 Milton Lane, Walker, LA 70785, Phone: (225) 665-0446, Students: 579 )

  • Levi Milton Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 31450 Walker North Road, Walker, LA 70785, Phone: (225) 664-9711, Students: 575 )

  • Walker Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: P O Box 188, Walker, LA 70785, Phone: (225) 665-5534, Students: 540 )

  • Walker Junior High School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: P O Box 219, Walker, LA 70785, Phone: (225) 665-8970, Students: 474 )

  • North Corbin Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 32645 North Corbin Road, Walker, LA 70785, Phone: (225) 686-9169, Students: 440 )

  • Pine Ridge School


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: P O Box 72, Walker, LA 70785, Phone: (225) 664-4223, Students: 40 )

  • Livingston Parish Literacy And Technology Center


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 9261 Florida Blvd, Walker, LA 70785, Phone: (225) 667-5268, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Walker Town, Louisiana

  • Walker High School


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: P O Box 249, Walker, LA 70785, Phone: (225) 664-4825, Students: 1,206 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Walker Town, Louisiana

  • Bishop Mcmanus Academy


    ( Grades: .-., Location: 9481 Florida Blvd, Walker, LA 70785, Phone: (504) 390-4858, )



Museums Near Walker Town, Louisiana


  • Cass County Historical Society


    Po Box 505, Walker, MN 56484

  • Minnesota Fishing Hall Of Fame


    Po Box 490, Walker, MN 56484

  • Troy Mills Historical Society


    Po Box 4, Walker, IA 52352

  • Walker Historical Society


    Po Box173, Walker, IA 52352

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Walker Town, Louisiana affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Walker Town, Louisiana.

Area Features of Walker Town, Louisiana


Airport


(1) Rebel Field  

Building


(1) Walker Municipal Building   (2) Walker Police Department  

Cemetery


(1) H Stafford Cemetery   (2) Judson Cemetery   (3) Lanier Cemetery   (4) S Stafford Cemetery   (5) Saint Mark Baptist Cemetery   (6) Satsuma Baptist Cemetery   (7) Sibley Cemetery   (8) Vickers Cemetery  

Church


(1) Beech Ridge Baptist Church   (2) Carroll Baptist Church   (3) Christian Freedom Center   (4) Church Of Christ   (5) First United Methodist Church   (6) Friendship United Methodist Church   (7) Glory Land Church   (8) Gloryland Church Of God   (9) Holiness Tabernacle   (10) Holy Ghost Crusade For Walker   (11) Judson Baptist Church   (12) Kingdom Hall Of Jehovahs Witnesses   (13) Mangum Chapel United Methodist Church   (14) Saint Mark Baptist Church   (15) Satsuma Baptist Church   (16) Satsuma Pentecostal Church   (17) Shady Bowery Church   (18) True Light Church   (19) Unity Church Of God In Christ   (20) Walker Baptist Church   (21) Walker United Methodist Church  

Civil


(1) Parish Governing Authority District 1   (2) Parish Governing Authority District 7   (3) Ward One  

Locale


(1) Woodside Landfill  

Populated Place


(1) Corbin   (2) Pleasant Oaks Mobile Home Park   (3) Satsuma   (4) Walker  

School


(1) Kids Corner Child Development Center   (2) Lanier School Historical   (3) Levi Milton Elementary School   (4) Livingston Parish Option Iii High School   (5) North Corbin Elementary School   (6) North Corbin Junior High School   (7) Pine Ridge School   (8) Walker Elementary School   (9) Walker Freshman High School  

Stream


(1) Antioch Creek   (2) Beaver Dam Creek   (3) Cutrer Branch   (4) Dick Hill Branch   (5) Little Beaver Dam Creek  

Tower


(1) Livingston Lookout Tower  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Walker Town, Louisiana

70785 (pop. 15,106)


Cities Nearby Walker Town, Louisiana

Denham Springs City, LA  (pop. 10,233) 5.5 Miles
Livingston Town, LA  (pop. 1,712) 6.8 Miles
Shenandoah Cdp, LA  (pop. 18,028) 10.4 Miles
Port Vincent Village, LA  (pop. 695) 10.6 Miles
Monticello Cdp, LA  (pop. 4,405) 11.0 Miles
Old Jefferson Cdp, LA  (pop. 6,208) 11.5 Miles
District 11, LA  (pop. 8,198) 13.3 Miles
French Settlement Village, LA  (pop. 1,391) 13.3 Miles
Inniswold Cdp, LA  (pop. 6,224) 13.9 Miles
Westminster Cdp, LA  (pop. 2,275) 14.5 Miles



Area Code(s) in Walker Town, Louisiana

225



Elevation in Walker Town, Louisiana is 72.0 ft. (22.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Walker Town, Louisiana

Lat: 30.489423 N        Long: -90.862872 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Walker Town, Louisiana need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Louisiana

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.41 7.05 4.19 6.88 0.00 6.00
  Total Electric Industry 7.41 7.05 4.19 6.88 0.00 6.00
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.40 7.03 4.15 6.36 0.00 5.94
  Total Electric Industry 7.40 7.03 4.15 6.36 0.00 5.94
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.52 7.19 4.22 6.44 0.00 6.01
  Total Electric Industry 7.52 7.19 4.22 6.44 0.00 6.01
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.76 7.38 4.44 7.11 0.00 6.26
  Total Electric Industry 7.76 7.38 4.44 7.11 0.00 6.26
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.61 7.20 4.22 6.81 0.00 6.05
  Total Electric Industry 7.61 7.20 4.22 6.81 0.00 6.05
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.23 6.77 3.97 6.97 0.00 5.75
  Total Electric Industry 7.23 6.77 3.97 6.97 0.00 5.75
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.55 7.12 4.32 7.78 0.00 6.07
  Total Electric Industry 7.55 7.12 4.32 7.78 0.00 6.07
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.39 6.99 4.39 6.48 0.00 5.99
  Total Electric Industry 7.39 6.99 4.39 6.48 0.00 5.99
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.07 6.56 4.15 6.62 0.00 5.78
  Total Electric Industry 7.07 6.56 4.15 6.62 0.00 5.78
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.12 6.59 4.25 6.20 0.00 5.81
  Total Electric Industry 7.12 6.59 4.25 6.20 0.00 5.81
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.67 7.18 5.00 6.98 0.00 6.48
  Total Electric Industry 7.67 7.18 5.00 6.98 0.00 6.48
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.92 7.58 5.58 8.43 0.00 6.96
  Total Electric Industry 7.92 7.58 5.58 8.43 0.00 6.96
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.10 6.64 4.42 7.05 0.00 5.99
  Total Electric Industry 7.10 6.64 4.42 7.05 0.00 5.99
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 7.84 7.42 5.57 0.00 7.32 6.93
  Total Electric Industry 7.84 7.42 5.57 0.00 7.32 6.93
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 8.05 7.58 5.82 0.00 7.09 7.13
  Total Electric Industry 8.05 7.58 5.82 0.00 7.09 7.13
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 8.87 8.56 6.71 0.00 7.63 8.03
  Total Electric Industry 8.87 8.56 6.71 0.00 7.63 8.03
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 9.14 9.03 6.87 0.00 14.10 8.30
  Total Electric Industry 9.14 9.03 6.87 0.00 14.10 8.30

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Walker Town, Louisiana

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 124   (5.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 88   (4.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 189   (8.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 281   (12.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 386   (17.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 459   (20.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 226   (10.3%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 199   (9.1%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 39   (1.8%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 26   (1.2%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 14   (0.6%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 9   (0.4%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 45   (2.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 110   (5.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Walker Town, Louisiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,069

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 208

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 11

Other means : 47

Worked at home : 59


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Walker Town, Louisiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 122

5 to 9 minutes : 115

10 to 14 minutes : 249

15 to 19 minutes : 279

20 to 24 minutes : 228

25 to 29 minutes : 124

30 to 34 minutes : 351

35 to 39 minutes : 46

40 to 44 minutes : 131

45 to 59 minutes : 325

60 to 89 minutes : 203

90 or more minutes : 162


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Walker Town, Louisiana)

With Social Security income : 468

No Social Security income : 1,492


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Walker Town, Louisiana)

With retirement income : 365

No retirement income : 1,595


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Walker Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 106

$10,000 to $14,999 : 102

$15,000 to $19,999 : 24

$20,000 to $24,999 : 29

$25,000 to $29,999 : 192

$30,000 to $34,999 : 23

$35,000 to $39,999 : 23

$40,000 to $44,999 : 50

$45,000 to $49,999 : 34

$50,000 to $59,999 : 139

$60,000 to $74,999 : 146

$75,000 to $99,999 : 178

$100,000 to $124,999 : 154

$125,000 to $149,999 : 87

$150,000 to $199,999 : 67

$200,000 or more : 32


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Walker Town, Louisiana)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $56,833


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Walker Town, Louisiana

  • WJBO (1150 AM; 5.0 kW; Port Allen, LA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KBRH (1260 AM; 5.0 kW; Baton Rouge, LA; Owner: East Baton Rouge Parish School Board)
  • WIBR (1300 AM; 5.0 kW; Baton Rouge, LA; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WPYR (1380 AM; 5.0 kW; Baton Rouge, LA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WFPR (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Hammond, LA; Owner: North Shore Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • WXOK (1460 AM; 5.0 kW; Baton Rouge, LA; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WXOK (1460 AM; 5.0 kW; Baton Rouge, LA; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WPFC (1550 AM; 5.0 kW; Baton Rouge, LA; Owner: Victory & Power Ministries)
  • WABL (1570 AM; 0.5 kW; Roseland, LA; Owner: Spotlight Broadcasting Llc)
  • WUBR (910 AM; 1.0 kW; Baker, LA; Owner: Communications Capital Company Ii, Llc)
  • WUBR (910 AM; 1.2 kW; Zachary, LA; Owner: Communications Capital Company Ii, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Walker Town, Louisiana

  • WYPY (100.7 FM; Addis, LA; Owner: Guaranty Broadcasting Company Of Baton Rouge, Llc)
  • WYNK-FM (101.5 FM; Addis, LA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WFMF (102.5 FM; Addis, LA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WCDV (103.3 FM; Denham Springs, LA; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WNXX (104.5 FM; Slaughter, LA; Owner: Guaranty Broadcasting Company Of Baton Rouge, Llc)
  • KNXX (104.9 FM; Donaldsonville, LA; Owner: Guaranty Broadcasting Company Of Baton Rouge, Llc)
  • KDDK (105.5 FM; Addis, LA; Owner: Radio & Investments, Inc.)
  • KQXL-FM (106.5 FM; Baker, LA; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • WTGE (107.3 FM; Baton Rouge, LA; Owner: Guaranty Broadcasting Company Of Baton Rouge, Llc)
  • KPAQ (88.1 FM; Plaquemine, LA; Owner: American Family Association)
  • WJFM (88.5 FM; Baton Rouge, LA; Owner: Family Worship Center Church, Inc.)
  • WRKF (89.3 FM; Baton Rouge, LA; Owner: Public Radio Inc.)
  • WBRH (90.3 FM; Baton Rouge, LA; Owner: East Baton Rouge Parish School Board)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Walker, LA; Owner: Baton Rouge Acorn)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Walker, LA; Owner: Baton Rouge Progressive Network)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Walker, LA; Owner: Community Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Walker, LA; Owner: Louisiana Community Development Capital Fund, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Walker, LA; Owner: Louisiana Educational Television Authority)
  • NEW (90.7 FM; Walker, LA; Owner: The Foundation Of Mary)
  • KSLU (90.9 FM; Hammond, LA; Owner: Southeastern Louisiana University)
  • KLSU (91.1 FM; Baton Rouge, LA; Owner: Louisiana State University)
  • WWRA (91.9 FM; Greensburg, LA; Owner: Victory Harvest Church)
  • WEMX (94.1 FM; Clinton, LA; Owner: Citadel Broadcasting Company)
  • KRVE (96.1 FM; Baton Rouge, LA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • WDGL (98.1 FM; Baton Rouge, LA; Owner: Guaranty Broadcasting Company Of Baton Rouge, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Walker Town, Louisiana

  • WLPB-TV (Channel 27; Baton Rouge, LA; Owner: Louisiana Educational Television Authority)
  • WVLA (Channel 33; Addis, LA; Owner: Knight Broadcasting Of Baton Rouge License Corp.)
  • WGMB (Channel 44; Addis, LA; Owner: Comcorp Of Baton Rouge License Corp.)
  • WAFB (Channel 9; Baton Rouge, LA; Owner: Wafb License Subsidiary, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Walker Town, Louisiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 270  (20.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 97  (7.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 170  (13.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 16  (1.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 536  (40.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 286  (28.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 139  (13.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 537  (52.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 78 Farms In Walker Town, Louisiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Walker Town, Louisiana

Capital One, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $239.5m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 885

Whitney Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $19.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 213

First Guaranty Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 23

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Walker Town, Louisiana

  • Baton Rouge Metropolitan/Ryan Field


    (about 17.4 miles in Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Airport Code: BTR)

  • Hammond Northshore Regional


    (about 26.6 miles in Hammond, Louisiana; Airport Code: LA2)

  • Louis Armstrong New Orleans International


    (about 50.2 miles in Kenner, Louisiana; Airport Code: MSY)

  • McComb/Pike County/John E. Lewis Field


    (about 53.0 miles in Fernwood, Mississippi; Airport Code: MCB)

  • Lakefront


    (about 58.8 miles in New Orleans, Louisiana; Airport Code: NEW)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Walker Town, Louisiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

86.40%

Carpooled

11.44%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.54%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.0%

Other Means

0.45%

Worked At Home

1.17%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Walker Town, Louisiana, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Walker Town, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 932

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 153

Female householder, no husband present : 301

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 500

Householder not living alone : 74


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Walker Town, Louisiana)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 41

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 22

All other households : 1,897


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Walker Town, Louisiana)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 818

Renter-occupied housing units : 114

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 104

Renter-occupied housing units : 49

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 171

Renter-occupied housing units : 130

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 313

Renter-occupied housing units : 261


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Walker Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 314

$10,000 to $14,999 : 122

$15,000 to $19,999 : 78

$20,000 to $24,999 : 74

$25,000 to $29,999 : 233

$30,000 to $34,999 : 23

$35,000 to $39,999 : 54

$40,000 to $44,999 : 86

$45,000 to $49,999 : 89

$50,000 to $59,999 : 149

$60,000 to $74,999 : 179

$75,000 to $99,999 : 205

$100,000 to $124,999 : 168

$125,000 to $149,999 : 87

$150,000 to $199,999 : 67

$200,000 or more : 32


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Walker Town, Louisiana)

Total : 2,228


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Walker Town, Louisiana)

Occupied : 1,960

Vacant : 268


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Walker Town, Louisiana)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Walker Town, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : 124

Built 2000 to 2004 : 328

Built 1990 to 1999 : 723

Built 1980 to 1989 : 498

Built 1970 to 1979 : 296

Built 1960 to 1969 : 121

Built 1950 to 1959 : 99

Built 1940 to 1949 : 28

Built 1939 or earlier : 11


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Walker Town, Louisiana)

Utility gas : 737

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 20

Electricity : 1,180

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 13

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 10

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Walker Town, Louisiana)

Less than $10,000 : 70

$10,000 to $14,999 : 37

$15,000 to $19,999 : 12

$20,000 to $24,999 : 42

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 55

$35,000 to $39,999 : 11

$40,000 to $49,999 : 49

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 13

$70,000 to $79,999 : 11

$80,000 to $89,999 : 100

$90,000 to $99,999 : 58

$100,000 to $124,999 : 120

$125,000 to $149,999 : 192

$150,000 to $174,999 : 131

$175,000 to $199,999 : 103

$200,000 to $249,999 : 156

$250,000 to $299,999 : 150

$300,000 to $399,999 : 51

$400,000 to $499,999 : 12

$500,000 to $749,999 : 23

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 10


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Walker Town, Louisiana)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 35

Home equity loan only : 50

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 904

Housing units without a mortgage : 417


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Walker Town, Louisiana)

Built 2005 or later : $205,400

Built 2000 to 2004 : $152,900

Built 1990 to 1999 : $174,100

Built 1980 to 1989 : $131,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $48,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $90,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $83,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $90,700

Built 1939 or earlier :


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Walker Town, Louisiana: 73.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Louisiana: 67.1%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Walker Town, Louisiana

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 63 63 $5,148,000
  Two Family 1 2 $80,000
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $150,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

65 69 $5,378,000
2000        
  Single Family 37 37 $3,700,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

37 37 $3,700,000
2001        
  Single Family 36 36 $3,600,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

36 36 $3,600,000
2002        
  Single Family 60 60 $5,400,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

60 60 $5,400,000
2003        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2005        
  Single Family 75 75 $7,500,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 4 16 $1,500,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

79 91 $9,000,000
2006        
  Single Family 44 44 $6,910,116
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 3 15 $1,483,365
  Total

47 59 $8,393,481


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Walker Town, LA): $38,298
Median Household Income In 2000 (Louisiana): $32,566


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Walker Town): $86,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Louisiana): $77,500


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Walker Town): $457
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Louisiana): $466


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Walker Town, Louisiana

Utility Gas: 30.8%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.3%
Electricity: 67.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.4%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Walker Town, Louisiana are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Walker Town, Louisiana

Charter Home Health


     Address: 2550 Florida Blvd, Suite B, Denham Springs, Louisiana 70726
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/30/1993

Home Health Solutions, Llc.


     Address: 3875 Florida Blvd, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70806
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/6/1992

Prestige Home Care, Inc


     Address: 1024 North Foster Drive, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70806
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/13/1992

Chase Health Care Inc.


     Address: 4910 Monticello Blvd, Suite B, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70814
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/29/1989

Ultra Home Health


     Address: 5207 Essen Lane, Suite 4, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70809
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/31/1986

Hospitals Close To Walker Town, Louisiana

Earl K Long Medical Center


     Address: 5825 Airline Highway, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70805
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

Womans Hospital


     Address: 9050 Airline Hwy, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70815
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Ochsner Medical Center-baton Rouge


     Address: 17000 Medical Center Dr, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70816
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Vista Surgical Hospital


     Address: 9032 Perkins Road, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70801
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Surgical Specialty Centre


     Address: 8080 Bluebonnet Blvd, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70810
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Walker Town, Louisiana

Harvest Manor Nursing Home


     Address: 9171 Cockerham Road, Denham Springs, Louisiana 70726
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 144
     Percent Occupied: 84%

Golden Age Nursing Home


     Address: 26739 Hwy. 1032, Denham Springs, Louisiana 70726
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 147
     Percent Occupied: 84%

Baton Rouge Gen Med Ctr, Snf


     Address: 3600 Florida Blvd., Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70806
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 26
     Percent Occupied: 84%

Retirement Center, (the)


     Address: 14686 Old Hammond Hwy., Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70816
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 72
     Percent Occupied: 85%

Our Lady Of The Lake Hospital


     Address: 5000 Hennessey Blvd., Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70808
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 20
     Percent Occupied: 65%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Walker Town, Louisiana

Name: River Bend
Address: PO Box 220; St. Francisville, LA 70775
Distance: 43 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Walker Town, Louisiana

    Retired Workers: 1,185
    Disabled Workers: 485
    Widowers Workers: 330
    Spouses Workers: 220
    Children Workers: 320


(updated 2007)



Livingston Parish, Louisiana Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 22.36%
  • Bush & Cheney 76.78%
  • Other 0.86%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Walker Town, Louisiana citizens.

Relocation to Livingston Parish, LA

10.67 % of Livingston Parish tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $38,201

Louisiana Average 8.89 %

0.04 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $21,462

Louisiana Average 0.12 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Livingston Parish, LA (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • East Baton Rouge Par , LA 3.74 % ($41,314 AGI )
  • St Bernard Parish , LA 1.00 % ($38,377 AGI )
  • Tangipahoa Parish , LA 0.90 % ($30,334 AGI )

Relocation away from Livingston Parish, LA

6.93 % of Livingston Parish tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $34,554

Louisiana Average 13.45 %

0.03 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $35,167

Louisiana Average 0.08 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Livingston Parish, LA (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • East Baton Rouge Par , LA 2.15 % ($35,650 AGI )
  • Tangipahoa Parish , LA 0.83 % ($26,808 AGI )
  • Ascension Parish , LA 0.57 % ($38,569 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Louisiana

Low Bracket: $12,500 (2.00%)
High Bracket: $25,000 (6.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Louisiana

4.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Walker Town, Louisiana is based on over 50 years of data.























Hurricanes And Storms In Walker Town, Louisiana

  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 50 Knots



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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Walker Town, Louisiana directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Walker Town, Louisiana

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 4 4 0 1
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 61 65 0 16
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 7 13 8 9 10
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 109 198 129 143 162
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 67 28 42 35 27
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,042 426 678 557 437
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 55 77 61 54 42
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 856 1,173 985 860 680
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 332 285 269 322 294
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 5,166 4,340 4,343 5,128 4,763
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 9 6 10 13 5
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 140 91 161 207 81
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 3 1 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 31 46 16 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 19 11 14 11 10
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 100 93 85 97 85
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 59 52 49 54 47


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Louisiana

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
6,591 6,921 7,502 7,937 9,592 7,823 8,346 10,614 8,271 15,960


(updated 2014)



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